SAE Collegiate Design Series

2009 Aero Design East Awards

Regular Class Overall / Elliott Green Award:
1st #037 - Escola Politecnica Universidade de São Paulo
2nd #029 - Federal Universidade de Minas Gerais
3rd #002 - University of Cincinnati

Open Class Overall:
1st #218 - Escola de Engenharia de São Carlos - USP
2nd #219 - Warsaw University of Technology
3rd #217 - Missouri University of Science & Technology

Micro Class Overall:
1st #319 - University of Minnesota
2nd #317 - Ryerson University
3rd #315 - University of Puerto Rico

SAE Design Innovation Award: #218 - Escola de Engenharia de São Carlos - USP
Innovation - Used 2 engines and a gear reduction to one propeller

NASA Systems Engineering Award: (tie)
#002 - University of Cincinnati
#037 - Escola Politecnica Universidade de São Paulo
Honorable Mention: #318 - Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College of Engineering

Regular Class - Most Payload Lifted Award:
1st #037 - Escola Politecnica Universidade de São Paulo (28.310 lbs)
2nd #029 - Federal Universidade de Minas Gerais (27.060 lbs)
3rd #002 - University of Cincinnati (22.610 lbs)

Open Class - Most Payload Lifted Award:
1st #218 - Escola de Engenharia de São Carlos - USP (38.950 lbs)
2nd #219 - Warsaw University of Technology (28.120 lbs)
3rd #217 - Missouri University of Science & Technology (22.670 lbs)

Micro Class - Highest Payload Fraction Award:
1st #319 - University of Minnesota (0.684)
2nd #315 - University of Puerto Rico (0.656)
3rd #317 - Ryerson University (0.608)

Regular Class Design Award (Report & Presentation):
1st #046 - California State University - Long Beach
2nd #029 - Federal Universidade de Minas Gerais
3rd #042 - Ohio State University

Open Class Design Award (Report & Presentation):
1st #218 - Escola de Engenharia de São Carlos - USP
2nd #217 - Missouri University of Science & Technology
3rd #219 - Warsaw University of Technology

Micro Class Design Award (Report & Presentation):
1st #312 - University of Akron
2nd #321 - California State University - Long Beach
3rd #318 - Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College of Engineering

Most Interesting Flight Path Award: #020 - Louisiana State University

Best Crash Award: #216 - Mississippi State University

Gulfstream Sportsmanship Award: #043 - Marquette University
Nominated by #016 - Lawrence Tech University for helping their team after their plane crashed; they lent Lawrence Tech their tools and supplies